Grosses

'Lucy' Takes Wednesday with $3.74M; 'Hercules' Adds $2.6MJuly 31, 2014 07:40 AM

by Shawn Robbins

Universal reports that Lucy took in $3.74 million yesterday, off 31 percent from Tuesday. Its 6-day domestic total stands at $58.05 million, or 20.5 percent ahead of where 2010's Salt was at the same point.

Paramount's and MGM's Hercules grabbed $2.6 million on Wednesday for a 31 percent daily drop. The Dwayne Johnson-led pic has earned $39.5 million thus far, 4 percent behind the pace of Wrath of the Titans.

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes took third yesterday with $1.85 million, off 52.5 percent from the same day last week. Its domestic cume is now $179.0 million, 29 percent ahead of its predecessor through the same point in release.

Planes: Fire and Rescue grossed $1.37 million on Wednesday for a 35 percent week-to-week drop. The animated sequel has earned $39.9 million in its first 13 days, or 20 percent less than its predecessor.

Rounding out the top five, The Purge: Anarchy grabbed $1.2 million yesterday as it slid 52 percent from last week. The thriller sequel has tallied $56.3 million so far, 2 ahead of the pace of its predecessor.

 

Daily Domestic Gross Wed, Dec. 8 1999

Wide (1000+)

#TitleWed, Dec. 8 1999LocationsAvg.TotalWks.Dist.
1Toy Story 2$1,306,229-7%3,2382$403$120,842,3722Disney
2Sleepy Hollow$596,241-16%3,0692$194$74,973,1093Paramount
3Pokemon: The First Movie$103,253-10%3,0430$34$81,182,4464Warner Bros.
4Anywhere But Here$93,890-9%1,626-60$58$16,736,3254Fox
5The Sixth Sense$66,386-4%1,03417$64$270,053,75418Disney